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The Body Politic

The Body Politic was one of Canada’s earliest and most influential LGBT newspapers. Published from 1971 to 1987, it covered national and regional news, activism and LGBT representation and helped to connect Canada’s LGBT community. 478 more words


Stephen Lock: 2014 Chinook Fund Hero

The Calgary Chinook Fund is an endowment fund housed at the Calgary Foundation which grants money to local LGBTQ organizations, and has been active since 2001.  520 more words


Pride Proclamation Declined Twice by Mayor Alger

Keeping with the Pride theme this month in Calgary, we would like to take you back to 1980, when Mayor Ross Alger wrote to Gay Information Resources Centre (GIRC), president Bob Harris. 146 more words


All-Call: DC GIRC


Andrew Goddard’s time as DC of GIRC is coming to an end. With that, I’d like to thank him for his work and open up the election for the DC of GIRC. 777 more words


GRIS Light Calibration

For some time now, the biggest roadblock to implementing my robot has been with screen communications. Now and then the path data transfer procedure works perfectly, other times it doesn’t work at all. 200 more words

LDR Cowling

This shows the gradual evolution of cowling solutions for the LDR. The presence of ambient light raises not only the zero level but also the break level between 0 and 1, so it’s been a headache to adjust the arduino programming with the variation of light. 78 more words

GIRC Robot Preliminary External Design

I’m still attempting to integrate the servo command sketch with the flash communication sketch, but I figure it’s time to start thinking about the external design of the robot. 152 more words